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by GoldenWyvern
Thu Nov 16, 2017 4:23 pm
Forum: Paranoia
Topic: Paranoia on Twitch - 11/17 at 6:30pm PST
Replies: 0
Views: 20

Paranoia on Twitch - 11/17 at 6:30pm PST

My first Paranoia Adventure with the 2017 Edition Rules will be on Twitch tomorrow at 6:30 pm at: https://www.twitch.tv/dreyksune WILL the brave team of troubleshooters be able to get OMT CPU to release the form allowing them to get the form to authorize OLT PLC to view a Violet form? CAN the brave ...
by GoldenWyvern
Thu Nov 09, 2017 5:40 pm
Forum: Paranoia
Topic: Secret Societies cards
Replies: 4
Views: 115

Re: Secret Societies cards

In my experience, Secret Societies are the best tool available to a Paranoia Gamemaster. For me, I didn't even have to promise a reward, just a note with a secret mission and they'll jump on the chance. Here's some of my past player's favorite types: The Subplot - Put a player in Psion. Give them th...
by GoldenWyvern
Wed Nov 08, 2017 3:28 pm
Forum: Paranoia
Topic: Secret Societies cards
Replies: 4
Views: 115

Re: Secret Societies cards

From the GM's handbook: "During character creation each player draws a card and keeps it with them..." So, I totally see why you'd think that means it's random. However, this IS part of a massive chapter on Secret Societies, providing details about the societies that only the GM knows, so I think it...
by GoldenWyvern
Tue Nov 07, 2017 10:36 pm
Forum: Paranoia
Topic: Secret Societies cards
Replies: 4
Views: 115

Re: Secret Societies cards

From the Player's Handbook: "During the Details phase your GM will have given you a card, and that card might have details of a mutant power or a secret society on it." As an old-school Paranoia player, if you read correctly and the Secret Society is selected randomly, without the GM's intervention,...
by GoldenWyvern
Tue Oct 17, 2017 5:52 pm
Forum: Paranoia
Topic: Paranoia High Programmers
Replies: 1
Views: 123

Re: Paranoia High Programmers

Compnodes! I don't have my copy of the 2017 manuals at hand so a lot of this comes from 2e and XP, but I seem to remember compnodes being brought up in the new version. Long story short, Friend Computer is not a single entity, it's a series of interconnected compnodes which (theoretically) connect t...